What a difference a year makes. Boeing, stung by its position as
the world's SECOND biggest commercial aircraft maker, has been
working its sales force overtime, announcing two huge deals in just
A United Airlines flight from New York to San Francisco was
diverted to Chicago Tuesday, after one passenger reported seeing
another handling vials deemed suspicious. The vials turned out to
be harmless, according to police.
Boeing's 787 Dreamliner program celebrated the completion of its
first year since launch Tuesday. During the last 12 months, Boeing
says the program has attracted unprecedented demand led by the
historic first order for 50 airplanes from Japan's ANA (All Nippon
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The Canadian investment firm Onex hasn't even officially
purchased the Boeing facility in Wichita yet, but already there are
signs the new management isn't getting along with its workers.
Local union leaders say the company's latest contract proposal is
Boeing and Air Canada Monday unveiled their agreement to renew
the airline's wide-body fleet with up to 36 Boeing 777s and up to
60 Boeing 787 Dreamliners. Air Canada will use the airplanes to
modernize its existing fleet and improve operating